It was recently announced by
that they are going to expand the Steam offerings by starting to offer new non-gaming content to be obtainable from the Steam client
, this starting next September 5th
Valve didn't provide any specific software titles yet it was said that many of the offerings available at this launch will leverage Steamworks
features, including automatic updating and Steam Cloud support
Developers will be able to submit their applications through the newly launched Steam Greenlight
crowd-voting process, which launches on August the 30th.